Rachel Carson

1907 - 1964

A Quote by Rachel Louise Carson on life, men, and peace

We cannot have peace among men whose hearts find delight in killing any living creature.

Rachel Carson (1907 - 1964)

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A Quote by Rachel Louise Carson on earth, life, and mystery

Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the Earth are never alone or weary of life.

Rachel Carson (1907 - 1964)

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A Quote by Rachel Louise Carson on attitude, destruction, indifference, plants, and reason

Our attitude towards plants is a singularly narrow one. If we see any immediate utility in a plant we foster it. If for any reason we find its presence undesirable or merely a matter of indifference, we may condemn it to destruction forthwith.

Rachel Carson (1907 - 1964)

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A Quote by Rachel Louise Carson on danger, death, history, time, and world

For the first time in the history of the world, every human being is now subjected to contact with dangerous chemicals, from the moment of conception until death.

Rachel Carson (1907 - 1964)

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A Quote by Rachel Louise Carson on age, arrogance, control, and nature

The "control of nature" is a phrase conceived in arrogance, born of the Neanderthal age of biology and the convenience of man.

Rachel Carson (1907 - 1964)

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